Social Justice in America

Grade Level
6-8
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LEARNING PLAN
Essential Question
  • What is the difference between being treated unfairly by another person and receiving unequal treatment under the law?
  • Why is it important to judge people by the content of their character and not the color of their skin, as Dr. King said?
  • What is the relationship between diversity and belonging?
  • How have people advocated and fought for justice throughout history?
  • What are the benefits and challenges of living in a diverse society?
  • What effect does injustice have on people and groups?
  • How are people similar to and different from each other?
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